Chicago Technology Consulting Technology Strategy & Operations (Cloud Architecture) Associate Direct
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Chicago Technology Consulting Technology Strategy & Operations (Cloud Architecture) Associate Director
Senior Managers are responsible for execution on client engagements and maintaining strong relationships with senior client personnel. They have a solid understanding of their clientsâ€™ business and demonstrate technical competence in their product group and industry. They use this competence to ensure quality and satisfaction on engagements. Senior Managers clearly articulate the value drivers of the business, and are responsible for developing opportunities both at existing clients and new clients. They manage job economics and ensure timely completion and billing of projects. Senior Managers are continually developing further contacts within the business community and serve as ambassadors of Protiviti in the market.
Technical Knowledge & Skills
REQUIRED TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Strong understanding of leading technology components and best practices including Cloud (IaaS, PaaS, Public, Private, and Hybrid), Virtualization (VMware, AWS, Azure, and GCP), Network, Server, Storage, Database, and Datacenter Design
Experience in large scale engagements leading the functional and technical design, installation, and configuration functions for the full stack of infrastructure elements
Experience working with cross-functional teams and stakeholders to translate business requirements into technology solutions
Demonstrated knowledge of technology project risks and strategies for managing/mitigating them
Demonstrated strong written, oral and presentation skills with the ability to discuss highly technical concepts to all audiences, ranging from non-technical people to executive level technical decision-makers.
A minimum of 5 years in a client-facing role
PREFERRED TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Proficiency working with Active Directory and related directory services
Proficiency working with Windows and Unix file systems
Familiarity with ITIL and service management best practices and leading platforms (such as ServiceNow)
Exposure to networking hardware and software (Cisco, Meraki, etc.)
Exposure to Microsoft Exchange, Office 365, and Skype (in a systems design or administration role)
Exposure to Orchestration, Automation, and Management tools (Landesk, SCCM, SCOM, Puppet, etc.)
EDUCATIONAL & PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS
Bachelorâ€™s degree in relevant discipline (e.g. MIS, CIS) required
7 years in a related field required, in a customer-facing role preferably
Recommended vendor specific certifications: VMware, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, MCSA/MCSE, Cisco, etc.
Prior experience working in an integration/implementation role in managed technology services or professional services preferred
ABILITY TO TRAVEL
The position requires up to 60% out-of-town travel to client locations
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